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How can I spend a sinless life?

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What to do for a sinless life?? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. By sinless, we understand you enquire about living a life without committing sins. It is our belief that only the prophets are sinless [Masoom] and they… read more »

Claiming to be a Sayyid

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بسم الله والحمد لله والصلاة والسلام على رسول الله السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته يمشايخنا there are some evildoers amongst us who claim to be Sayyid, where as in fact they are not, but they do this in order to show off and be praised by people. could you with Allahs permission… read more »

Hadith regarding smelling a rose

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Can you please clarify if the following hadith is authentic or not? Sayyiduna Rasoolullah (sallal laahu alaihi wasallam) said, “He who smells the fragrance of a rose, yet does not read the Durood Shareef, has indeed insulted me”. (Nuzhatul Majaalis) Jizkallah. Answer In the Name of Allaah, the Most… read more »

The emphasis of using fragrance on Friday

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In the following narration regarding using fragrance on Friday, Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: ولو من طيب المرأة Is this imitating women?   Answer The part in question is as follows: ‘…And a person should apply whatever fragrance he is able to apply’. One version in Sahih Muslim states, ‘Even if it be his wife’s/a… read more »

Hadith on wife demanding divorce

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What is the authenticity of the following hadith: Rasullullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said that a woman who demands separation from her husband will not smell the fragrance of Jannah. Such a woman is termed a munafiq (hypocrite) in the hadith.   Answer Sayyiduna Thawban (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reports that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said:… read more »

Hadith on pride

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Is there a Hadith, wherein Rasulullah (Sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) mentioned that if a person has an atom of pride, he will be deprived of even the fragrance of Jannah, whereas the fragrance of Jannah will extend to a distance of a journey of 500 years out of Jannah? Answer Sayyiduna ‘Uqbah ibn ‘Amir (radiyallahu… read more »

The four characteristics of the Ambiya

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Is the following a Hadith? “There are four characteristic of the Messengers; Modesty, using ‘itr [fragrance], using the Miswak, and marriage”   Answer Yes. This is a Hadith of Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) recorded by Imams Tirmidhi, Ahmad, Abu Bakr ibn Abi Shaybah and other Muhaddithun. (Sunan Tirmidhi, Hadith: 1080, Musnad Ahmad, vol. 5… read more »